This award is open to any international superintendent, principal, board member/owner, or school leader from an AAIE member organization. 

Selection Criteria

Nominees will be judged on the following criteria:

Leadership in successfully motivating a school or community in identifying, addressing and solving a need, issue or challenge.

Creativity in not accepting the status quo, thinking outside the box and developing a new program or system that furthers the mission of the organization.

Culture that promotes risk taking and discovery with the primary focus on improvement.

Delivery of excellence in communicating and engaging stakeholders in innovative initiatives in compelling ways. 

Impact of the innovation and ability to share the tale to support and inspire others to follow suit.

Download a nomination form HERE and email a completed copy to mark@aaie.org to nominate an individual or self-nominate for this award. 

The 2018-19 Award Nomination Deadline is 15 December 2018.